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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 19:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 60' South, Longitude: 95° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.23 meters/second, 1559.6 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.15 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.6"969.02 miwest0° 09' 53.8"11.34 minorth969.43 mi
24 hours13° 08' 13.3"881.83 mieast4° 16' 05.4"293.40 minorth936.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:20 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 2:20 PM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmEast E
Easter Island *Sat 2:20 PM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmSouthwest SW
GuayaquilSat 2:20 PM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 2:20 PM2392 km1486 miles1291 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 1:20 PM2920 km1814 miles1576 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 3:20 PM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 3:20 PM3018 km1875 miles1629 nmEast E
ManaguaSat 1:20 PM3057 km1899 miles1651 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSat 2:20 PM3079 km1913 miles1663 nmNortheast NE
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